Tuesday November 24, 2020

SFA: Creative thinking needed on jobs

John Perry, the Minister for Small Business, is fully behind the importance of driving job creation in the Irish economy, writes Caroline Allen.

16th June, 2012
John Perry, Minister of State with Responsibility for Small Business at the Department of Enterprise, Jobs and Innovation.

Job creation will be central to Ireland's economic recovery and the Programme for Government has that target at its core, according to Minister for Small Business John Perry. He said that an improved employment environment will restore both business and consumer confidence. The government's €500 million jobs initiative, launched in May 2011, set out to restore confidence in the economy, both internationally and domestically.

It aimed to do this by supporting the maintenance of existing jobs...

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